Academic Jobs

Aalborg University, AAU - Logo

Few Postdoc positions in Social data science – Aalborg, Denmark – Dec 2021


Apply Before the Deadline

Apply Now

The Department of Politics & Society at The Faculty of Social Sciences – Aalborg University invites applications for one or more full time post doc positions in social data science. We are particularly interested in applications from candidates that apply computational methods in such subject areas as political behavior, political parties, public policy and/or public administration.

Support us by Sharing!

Scroll Down for Content

General Info

Position: Postdoc position
No. of Positions: Few
Research Field: , ,
Deadline to Apply:
Joining Date: Jan 01, 2022
Contract Period: 4 Years
Salary: According to Standard Norms

Faculty of Social Sciences
Department of Politics & Society
Aalborg University (AAU)

Scroll Down for Content

Qualification Details

Candidates must have scientific qualifications at PhD level. In the selection of candidates, emphasis will be placed on research potential and pedagogical qualifications as well as experience with supervision and lectures. To a limited extent other tasks may occur in the position.

Responsibilities/Job Description

The Department of Politics & Society is organized in the four research clusters: Institutions, Policy & Behavior; Public Administration & DigitalizationGlobal Dynamics & Politics; and History (see The successful applicant(s) will be associated with the scientifically relevant research cluster.

Successful candidates are expected to develop and work on an independent research project, and to contribute to teaching in computational social science at the Bsc and Msc level. The post doc positions are open for appointment from January 1st, 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter. The maximum length of the appointment is four years. By the end of the appointment, the post docs are expected to have achieved qualifications equivalent to the level of an associate professor.

How to Apply?

Online Application through "Apply Now" Button from this page or from advertisement webpage (URL below)

Reference Number: -
(If any, use it in the necessary place)

Scroll Down for Content

Documents Required

The application must contain the following

  • Motivation for application – max. 2 pages
  • Project proposal including subject, theory, method and publication plan– max. 5 pages
  • Current CV
  • Certificates for achieved academic degrees
  • Complete list of publications.
  • List of publications that the applicant wishes to be considered. A maximum of 5 publications may be submitted.
  • Co-author statements in relation to publications written with other authors must be enclosed with a declaration from each of the authors, stating the extent of the applicant's contribution to the total work. The declaration must be signed by the co-authors. Template co-author declaration.
  • Education (copies of documentation for academic degrees obtained).
  • Documentation for teaching qualifications. Guidance Teaching portfolio.

About the Employer: Aalborg University (AAU)

Note or Other details

Appointment is in accordance with the Ministerial Order on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Universities (the Appointment Order) and the Ministry of Higher Education and Science's Job Structure for Academic Staff at Universities. Salary is in accordance with the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (AC) on Academics in the State. Workplace is in Aalborg.

Scroll Down for Content

Contact details

You may obtain further information about this position from Head of Department, Michael Baggesen Klitgaard, e-mail

Information about the Department can be found on the following website: Any enquiries relating to the application procedure should be addressed to Human Resources on email

Advertisement Details:

Other Vacancies from this field

Scroll Down for Content

Support us by Sharing!